PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Our Education Center seats up to 30 and is conveniently located off Route 146 in Lincoln with ample free parking.  We are a certified Real Estate School with the RI Department of Business Regulation and offer professional development programs both at our facility and via Zoom.  Any students attending our zoom classes must comply with our Code of Conduct.   For more on our upcoming classes, see our calendar.  

If any reasonable accommodation is needed to ensure equal access, service or participation and/or to request sign language and/or CART services for the deaf and hard of hearing, please contact the following person who Northern Rhode Island Board of REALTORS® has designated to handle such requests and related inquiries:

Suzanne Silva, Chief Executive Officer
12 Breakneck Hill Road, Suite 100, Lincoln, RI 02865
Email:  ssilva@nrirealtors.org; Telephone:  401-333-6343


Lunch ‘n Learns
Our popular lunch ‘n learn series is back beginning with Home Staging tips with Salt & Pine on 4/21/22 at our office in Lincoln.  Members register via the member portal.  Registration is NOW OPEN for our 5/20/22 offering: Best Photography practices for your listing with Chopy Media.  Both from Noon – 1:30 pm with complimentary lunch served and attendees must adhere to our Code of Conduct.


Real Estate License Renewals
RI real estate licensees must renew their license every 2 years.  For those who were licensed prior to 1/1/2020, be prepared to renew your license by 4/30/2022.  For those that were licensed after 1/1/2020, your license has an issue date on it, which is your “anniversary”.  You will renew your license every 2 years just prior to your anniversary date.  Renewal notices are emailed by the RI Department of Business Regulation’s (DBR) Real Estate Division in February to your email address so keep your email address current with the RI DBR.  What’s new for 2022?  All licensees must complete 3 hours of Fair Housing Education. 

REALTOR® CODE OF ETHICS
Starting 1/1/22, we will begin the 7th cycle (1/1/22 – 12/31/24). Only REALTOR® Code of Ethics classes offered by their local Association, the State Association or the National Association will be accepted for this membership obligation per NAR.  Approved classes include:  NRIBR’s 9/20/22 from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm  OR  3 online options marked “NAR ethics” on nribr.theceshop.com   or  2 online options through nribr.mckissock.com  tagged as “NAR Ethics”  or RI Assoc. of REALTORS®  or  National Assoc.of REALTORS®.

DESIGNATIONS & CERTIFICATIONS
Interested in any of the designations and certifications of the National Association of REALTORS® and online continuing education courses? Then click here to browse or register.

SALES PRE-LICENSING
Sales Pre-licensing course # PLGP8 – offered in cooperation with the RI Association of REALTORS®.  Summer class sold out.  Our next offering is coming 9/14/2022.  Registration available though this link.  Approved for 45 hours of pre-licensing instruction in order to sit for RI Real Estate Salesperson’s Exam.  Cost is $299 non-sponsored or $279 sponsored.  Fees include materials, access to the state law review webinar, discounted pricing for the required 3-hour Lead class.  Course meets for 15 sessions.  Instructor follows one syllabus to allow students to make-up any missed classes as necessary for additional fees per class.  View all class policies HERE.